, the couple said after four years of marriage, they were more than ready to start a family together.
“I’ve always believed that I was put on this earth to have a family.
’”With eating out of the question, Zoe felt disconnected from Benji during her detox, but their ultimate goal, to start a family, has brought them closer than ever.“We’ve made each other a priority – our relationship comes first, with career and everything secondary to that,” Zoe concludes.
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Everything is working out here – it really feels like there’s no better time.”Fatherhood couldn’t come soon enough for clucky Benji, who’s been sidelined for the next six weeks after fracturing his wrist last weekend. Growing up with a big family and always being surrounded by cousins makes you that way inclined – I feel like it’s my purpose in life to have children.
I’ve had to push Zoe along slowly, but I’m stoked we’re finally on the same page.”However, it’s not just the home front where things are falling into place for the pair.
She’s the out-there one and I take the more prudish approach.”It was Zoe’s open-minded personality that led her to traditional Chinese medical practitioner Dr Shuquan Liu, who started the brunette beauty on a controversial extreme detox to ensure her body was in optimum shape to conceive.
It’s a monthly nightmare and then 2 days pass and “poof” just like that I feel human again.” The couple have said the baby is due in February.
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The loved-up couple, who got hitched four years ago, insist they enjoy their independence, sleeping in separate beds and travelling the world alone.
So when it came time for Kiwi league legend Benji to leave Sydney for Brisbane to play for the Broncos last year, Zoe was confident she’d be fine with living apart – but to her surprise, she had a change of heart after just six weeks.“I wasn’t going to go to Brisbane and I was quite adamant about that,” reveals Zoe at our photo shoot in the Queensland capital, where she and Benji, both 32, are happily living under the same roof.“People think you have to spend every waking moment you are not at work with your partner, but we are quite different.